Wednesday, December 31, 2014

December 31



Today in 1985, Ricky Nelson was killed along with six others, when his charted light aircraft crashed in Texas


Andy Summers (The Police) was born on this day in 1942


Burton Cummings (The Guess Who) is 67 today


John Denver would have been 71 today (1943-1997)


Tuesday, December 30, 2014

December 30



Today in 1970, Paul McCartney filed a suit against the rest of The Beatles to dissolve their partnership


On this day in 1969, Peter Tork quit The Monkees, buying himself out of his contract.


The late Davy Jones of The Monkees was born on this day in 1945


Mike Nesmith of Monkees fame was born today in 1942


Bo Diddley was born on this date in 1928


Del Shannon was born today in 1934




Felix Pappalardi of the band Mountain was born on this day in 1939

Patti Smith is 68 today


Jeff Lynne is 67 today




Today in 1999, George Harrison is almost killed by a crazed fan 
who broke into his home and stabbed him repeatedly


Today in 2000, Black Crowes singer Chris Robinson married actress Kate Hudson